Why you can’t sue the government for spying on you

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 Today, amid all the other news about the government’s vast surveillance network, the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals in California dismissed a case brought seven years ago against the National Security Agency’s warrantless wiretapping program. The dismissal essentially affirms the “big Catch-22″ that makes it nearly impossible for American citizens to sue their government for spying on them.

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